Hepatitis Awareness Month Webinar Series Part 1
Implications of National Trends in Opioid Use and HCV Infection
Resource Topic: Clinical Issues
Year Developed: 2018
Resource Type: Archived Webinar
Primary Audience: Administrative Staff
Secondary Audience: C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, COOs, CMOs, etc)
National Nurse-Led Care Consortium
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Resource Summary: Learn national trends and changes in HCV infection rates and their relationship to the opioid epidemic. Participants will examine data as it relates to HCV rates, testing, and treatment in the era of the opioid epidemic, including gaps in what UDS data and CDC guidelines say about HCV, with the expertise of the Director of Preventive Services from the Iowa Primary Care Association. A representative from the PHMC Care Clinic in Philadelphia discusses successes and challenges in optimizing HCV programming at health centers.
Resource Details: This is the first of a 3-part webinar series.